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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... and to airport next day. It seems that public transport is not very convenient or easy from where we were located and I didn't fancy a trip into some gang-banger neighbourhood. Freddies Lincoln town cars (think of Grandads Limo service) to the rescue, so we got to not only see, but ride in a yank-tank. :) Memories of the 60 Pontiac Laurentian I had many years ago.
The journey to Staples took 1.5hrs due to traffic and Freddie dropped us off down the road and ...
... of stripping off in the laundrette we set off for our Warmshower apartment on 14 1/2 St. - given Hollywood was only up the road, we started to worry we were about to enter the set of John Malkovich's latest crackpot movie. Not sure we ever saw a sign actually saying "14 1/2 St." but we eventually got ourselves into the apartment block via a friendly resident who started talking about her neighbours who liked to host cyclists from time to time. "Not called Gary and Meghan by any ...
... only got a discounted breakfast as HST foe $12,95 instead of $19,95. We were not happy with that, especially because the first guy that greeted us in the beginning didn't say anything. We talked to that guy and told him we were not happy about the check as we would've loved to know the circumstances before eating. He asked what we wanted to do, "so you're saying you don't want to pay today". We both said no and he said it was okay for today, but we had to pay the $12,95 any ...
... moment: the final state in our trajectory across the US!
Chelle was taking the driving responsibilities until we got nearer to LA, at which point Tim was due to take over and get us into Santa Monica. However, that never really happened as the roads in LA flow seamlessly together, relentlessly dragging you towards the city with no obvious places to stop. Before we knew it, we were on I-10, skirting downtown and heading arrow-straight westwards towards ...
Today was pretty uneventful as allying day should be. We were on a plane, in an airport, and on a plane again. All flights were pretty smooth and the kids were great the entire way to Oz! During PA's 8 hour layover at LAX, they helped pass the time by playing spoons. They thought it was going to be worse than it actually was since they played other games and talked to other People to People delegations. - Sarah H., Chole, ...